Manchester United's extensive tour of the USA is "not positive for preparation", says the club's manager Louis van Gaal.
West Ham striker Andy Carroll will miss the club's tour of New Zealand after suffering a sore left ankle.
Fraizer Campbell is poised to leave Cardiff City as the club accept offers from Leicester City and Crystal Palace.
Germany coach Joachim Low says he will remain in the post until at least the 2016 European Championship in France.
Virgil van Dijk and Teemu Pukki both hit doubles as Celtic outclass KR Reykjavik in the Champions League.
The Shakhtar Donetsk squad will reside and train in Kiev and play home games in Lviv because of the conflict in Ukraine.
Real Madrid sign World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez from Monaco for a fee that could rise to £71m.
Barcelona sign 30-year-old Valencia defender Jeremy Mathieu on a four-year deal for a fee of £15.8m.
Dundee United reject an increased offer of around £2m plus add-ons from Hull City for full-back Andrew Robertson.
Fulham sign 21-year-old German midfielder Thomas Eisfeld from Arsenal for an undisclosed fee on a two-year contract.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is pleased that Steven Gerrard has retired from international football.
Sunderland agree a £14m deal with Liverpool for striker Fabio Borini but must now start negotiations with the player himself.
Ed Woodward says servicing Manchester United's debt does not affect the running of the club because of their commercial success.
Former Gretna midfielder Abdul Osman signs a one-year deal with Partick Thistle after his release by Crewe Alexandra.
QPR-bound Steven Caulker will benefit from playing with Rio Ferdinand, according to Cardiff boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Southampton's Jos Hooiveld urges "one of the best" groups of Saints youngsters to take their first-team chance.
Ex-England boss Sven-Goran Eriksson says Wayne Rooney should replace Steven Gerrard as the national team captain.
Dunga, captain of Brazil's 1994 World Cup-winning side, becomes the national team's coach for the second time.
Defender Jaimie McGovern is sent off as Cliftonville are beaten 2-0 by Debrecen in the Champions League qualifier.
Marko Milinkovic strikes twice as The New Saints are knocked out of the Champions League second qualifying round by Slovan Bratislava.
Real Madrid have signed World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez from French league club Monaco.
BBC Sport looks back at the six goals that secured Colombia's James Rodriguez the 2014 World Cup Golden Boot.
England captain Steven Gerrard explains his retirement from international football, saying: "I've had to think of me this time".
FA Chairman Greg Dyke has said he believes there is "no chance" Qatar will host the 2022 World Cup during the summer and that the tournament will more likely be staged in November or December.
Liverpool climb to second place in the Women's Super League table after a 3-1 victory at Bristol Academy but Birmingham are top.
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says he can't make predictions but hopes to fulfil expectations this season.
Find out the winners in BBC Sport's alternative World Cup awards, with categories including leading man, best manager and lifetime achievement.
BBC Sport looks back at some of the more bizarre moments from the 2014 World Cup including Luis Suarez's bite and Will Ferrell gatecrashing a fan party in Recife.
Watch all 171 goals from the 2014 Fifa World Cup in under three minutes, including Germany's winner against Argentina in the final.
Germany win the 2014 World Cup thanks to Mario Gotze's superb extra-time winner against Argentina at the Maracana in Rio de Janeiro.